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He revoked the second class mailing privileges of radical publications. Indeed, four years later, another man said he had committed the crime with a local gang. The Bolsheviks established a communist government that withdrew Russian troops from the war effort.
Edgar Hooveraided many of the legislative investigations of communist activities. Other U. Meanwhile parts of Europe were suffering from revolutionary unrest and violence. Fatalities included a New York City night watchman, William Boehner,    and one of the bombers, Carlo Valdinoci, a Galleanist radical who died in spectacular fashion when the bomb he placed at the home of Attorney General Palmer exploded in his face.
Soaring inflation and high unemployment following the November armistice and the subsequent demobilization of troops and wartime industries influenced labor unrest and a growing number of strikes.
These people were not hired for work during the Red Scare. In January offederal agents broke into the homes of suspected anarchists without search warrants, jailed labor leaders, and held about 5, citizens without respecting their right to legal counsel.
McCarthyism coincided with an increased and popular fear of communist espionage that was consequent to the Soviet occupation of Eastern Europethe Berlin Blockade —49the end of the Chinese Civil Warthe confessions of spying for the Soviet Union that were made by several high-ranking U.